In January-September 2021, Ukroboronprom's enterprises increased the production of armaments and military equipment by 27.4% or UAH 5.78 billion compared to the same period last year, according to the press service of the state concern Ukroboronprom.
"Ukroboronprom's enterprises increased production by almost UAH 6 billion: UAH 26.83 billion over nine months of 2021 against UAH 21.05 billion for the same period in 2020," the report says.
The press service of Ukroboronprom noted that the dynamics of production of weapons and military equipment (including modernization and repairs) is positive not only compared to the three quarters of 2020, but also as compared with the first half of 2021. In the first half of the current year, production volumes grew by UAH 2.7 billion or 19.5% compared to the same period last year, whereas in the first nine months of the current year, the growth amounted to UAH 5.78 billion or 27.4%.
The total amount of revenues from foreign economic activities of Ukroboronprom’s production enterprises and special exporters came to $778.8 million in the first nine months of 2021, which is $135.6 million more than in the same period last year. At the same time, Ukroboronprom’s production enterprises received $324.5 million, special exporters - $454.3 million.